Session 29. Genetics commission early career scientist competition – Part 1

Date: 2nd September 2015; 08:30 – 12:30 hours
Chairperson: C. Pfeiffer

Theatre Session 29

Genetics of male reproductive performance in White Leghorns
A. Wolc, J. Arango, P. Settar, J.E. Fulton, N.P. O’sullivan, R.L. Fernando, D.J. Garrick and J.C.M. Dekkers

Genetic parameters of body surface temperature in laying hens exposed to chronic heat
T. Loyau, T.B. Rodenburg, J. Fablet, M. Tixier-Boichard, J. David, M.-H. Pinard-Van Der Laan, T. Zerjal and S. Mignon-Grasteau

Bivariate analysis of individual and pooled data on social interaction traits
K. Peeters, P. Bijma and J. Visscher

New genomic regions associated with litter size and its variation in pigs
E. Sell-Kubiak, M.S. Lopes, N. Duijvesteijn, E.F. Knol, P. Bijma and H.A. Mulder

Effects of selection on the efficiency and variability of sow reproduction and maternal ability
P. Silalahi, T. Tribout, J. Gogue, Y. Billon and J.P. Bidanel

Genetic background of longitudinal feed efficiency and feeding behaviour traits in Maxgro pigs
M. Shirali, P.F. Varley and J. Jensen

Estimating the genetic correlation between resistance and tolerance in sheep
H. Rashidi, H.A. Mulder, L. Matthews, J.A.M. Van Arendonk and M.J. Stear


Including caseine αs1 major gene effect on genetic and genomic evaluations of French dairy goats
C. Carillier-Jacquin, H. Larroque and C. Robert-Granie

Relationships between immune traits found in the blood and milk of Holstein-Friesian dairy cows
S.J. Denholm, T.N. Mcneilly, G. Banos, M.P. Coffey, G.C. Russell, A. Bagnall, M.C. Mitchell and E. Wall

A new model for an imprinting analysis of Brown Swiss slaughterhouse data
I. Blunk, M. Mayer, H. Hamann and N. Reinsch


Posters Session 29

Genomic prediction for feed efficiency in pigs based on crossbred performance
C.A. Sevillano, J.W.M. Bastiaansen, J. Vandenplas, R. Bergsma and M.P.L. Calus

Regions with high persistency of linkage disequilibrium in seven Spanish beef cattle populations
E.F. Mouresan, A. Gonzalez-Rodriguez, S. Munilla, C. Moreno, J. Altarriba, C. Diaz, J.A. Baro, J. Piedrafita, A. Molina, J.J. Canas-Alvarez and L. Varona

Genetic structure of Slovak Pinzgau cattle and related breeds
V. Šidlova, I. Curik, M. Ferenčaković, N. Moravčikova, A. Trakovicka and R. Kasarda

Determination of the purebred origin of alleles in crossbred animals
J. Vandenplas, M.P.L. Calus, C.A. Sevillano, J.J. Windig and J.W.M. Bastiaansen

Temperate and tropical conditions impacts on production and thermoregulatory traits in growing pigs
R. Rose, H. Gilbert, D. Renaudeau, J. Riquet, M. Giorgi, Y. Billon, N. Mandonnet and J.-L. Gourdine

Haplotype analysis of mtDNA in Iranian Sheep breeds: new insights on the history of sheep evolution
M.H. Moradi, S.H. Phua, N. Hedayat and M. Khodayi-Motlagh

Evaluation of genetic diversity in Sri Lankan Indigenous chicken using microsatellite markers
P.B.A.I.K. Bulumulla, H.A.M. Wickramasinghe, P. Silva and H. Jianlin

SNPs in candidate genes for intramuscular fat in Parda de Montana and Pirenaica beef cattle breeds
L.P. Iguacel, J.H. Calvo, P. Sarto, G. Ripoll, D. Villalba, I. Casasus, M. Serrano and M. Blanco

Estimated genetic variances due to QTL candidate regions for carcass traits in Japanese Black cattle
S. Ogawa, H. Matsuda, Y. Taniguchi, T. Watanabe, A. Takasuga, Y. Sugimoto and H. Iwaisaki

Genetic characteristics of Sokolski and Sztumski horses based on microsatellite polymorphism
A. Fornal and G.M. Polak

RyR1 single nucleotide polymorphisms in Equus caballus
A. Fornal, A. Piestrzyńska-Kajtoch and A. Radko

Association and functional impact of SNPs in 3’UTR CAST gene with tenderness in cattle
L.P. Iguacel, A. Bolado-Carrancio, G. Ripoll, P. Sarto, D. Villalba, M. Serrano, J.C. Rodriguez-Rey, M. Blanco, I. Casasus and J.H. Calvo

Association of polymorphism c.145 A>G in rabbit LEP gene with meat colour of crossbreed rabbits
Ł Migdał O. Derewicka, W. Migdał D. Maj, T. Ząek, S. Pała, A. Otwinowska-Mindur, K. Kozioł M. Kmiecik, A. Migdałand J. Bieniek

Genetic analysis of phosphorus utilization in Japanese quails using structural equation models
P. Beck, R. Wellmann, H.-P. Piepho, M. Rodehutscord and J. Bennewitz

Genetic evaluation models in Holstein cows: genetic parameters for test-day and 305-day milk yield
Y. Ressaissi and M. Ben Hamouda

Polymorphism and expression of genes connected with neurodegeneration in sheep
A. Piestrzynska-Kajtoch, G. Smołcha, M. Oczkowicz, A. Fornal and B. Rejduch

Assessment of genetic diversity and population structure in six brown layer lines by STR markers
T. Karsli and M.S. Balcioglu